Akebia Therapeutics CEO, John P. Butler, Elected Chair of Kidney Care Partners
“It is a great privilege to have been elected by my colleagues to serve in this role,” stated Mr. Butler. “KCP provides trusted leadership in working with policymakers and is a tremendous advocate for legislative and regulatory policies that enhance awareness, ensure high quality care and empower patient-centered decision making. As a strong and growing community of kidney care leaders, I am confident that KCP can continue to advance care to improve the lives of people with kidney disease and deliver better health outcomes.”
“I am honored and pleased to be passing the KCP Chair baton to such a dynamic and innovative leader in our community,” remarked Dr. Nissenson. “I have made my tenure about expanding our membership by focusing on the entire kidney care continuum while developing a comprehensive roadmap for the future. I am confident that John and his proven leadership will continue to drive this important agenda to measurably improve the lives of people with kidney disease, kidney failure and transplants.”
Kristen K. Sheppard, Esq.